The Sumner 7: A History of Sumner High School Parkersburg W.V. (Paperback)

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The early historical accounts of African American education are not often taught in school. What we learn of that history is obtained mostly through diligent research and documentation by others. This native of Parkersburg, West Virginia took personal interest in a school that friends and family attended to document its history and significance in the book you possess today. You're holding the documented history of one of the first and most successful black schools in the United States of America that was established, funded, and operated by African American citizens. Reminisce the experiences, embrace the pride, and celebrate the significant contributions of the graduates of Sumner High School. May you never forget...

About the Author

Critical thinker, detail-oriented, and decisive leader eloquently describe the persona of Dr. Michael J. Rice. This education maven has spent most of his professional career working with students of all ages. His passion for education culminated in his debut literary work, The Sumner 7: A History of Sumner High School Parkersburg WV. Dr. Rice earned his doctorate in Educational Leadership from North Central University and serves as the associate director of Admissions and Recruitment for Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. He also serves as the national membership chair for the National Association of Medical Minority Educators, Inc.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781986664363
ISBN-10: 1986664368
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: May 23rd, 2018
Pages: 164
Language: English